Sunday, September 4, 2011

Église Saint Etienne du Mont


The special details of this church continue to delight, whether it is the abundance of angels and cherubs or something as simple as a light against the background of stained glass.

Bon dimanche


28 comments:

s.c said...

Great detail. I love your paris blog while you stil live hundreds of miles away. Thanks

Malyss said...

Stained glass makes like small colored clouds above the scene; Beautyful details.
Have a nice sunday!

Sam @ My Carolina Kitchen said...

Lovely, just lovely. Have a wonderful weekend Genie.
Sam

M said...

Ahhhh, exquisite detail (and the red glass is a plus)! Bon dimanche!

Grammy Goodwill said...

Always enjoy your pictures. Thanks.

Les rêves d'une boulangère (Brittany) said...

I love the hint of stained glass in the background! Just beautiful!

Harriet said...

So many things to see inside this church. Thank you for the selected photos. Most times I am just overwhelmed with all the beauty when I am there; your photos help me to appreciate individual details. Merci encore.

Virginia said...

We must go back when it's lit!!! So beautiful!
V

Sylvia K said...

Such a beautiful capture! Love the detail. You do find such terrific shots, Genie! Always look forward to my visit to Paris through your blog! Have a lovely evening, mon amie!

Sylvia

Jack said...

A handsome detail, Genie. The tight depth of field is just right for this image. Nice.

Hana de Prague said...

Beautiful photo of my favorite church! Thank you for sharing it!
Bises Hana

Starman said...

Bon dimanche!

classic • casual • home said...

Trés belle!!!

Loree said...

Beautiful. A really great shot.

Alexa said...

What a wonderful composition, Genie! You continue to remind me why this church holds a special place in my heart. Bon weekend, ma chère.

Andrew Etchen said...

Nicely framed photo Genie!

The background blurred stained glass adds a nice touch as well. Great Job!

this is Belgium said...

Très très joli. Simple and yet very special photograph

Forest Dream Weaver said...

Interesting metalwork,lovely colours, and the red glass is just perfect!

Bon dimanche Genie,
Ruby

Fábio Martins said...

Old stuffs but with interest. Nice close up

Dianne said...

Lovely soft stained glass-work in the background - and the deep claret in the cup of the chandelier - just perfect Genie!

Dyche Designs said...

There is something so beautiful about this image.

Jann said...

what a beautiful photo~you always capture the moment!

Kris said...

Great photo with the backdrop of the stained glass. So pretty.

I've been wondering about you and how the weather is?Are you still getting a lot of rain where you are? Stay dry!

Kris

Genie -- Paris and Beyond said...

Well, our winds are almost under control and the rains are down to something looking normal. Thank you for all of the kind emails over the past few days.

I hope that your weekend was wonderful and for those of us in the USA, happy Labor Day - holiday!

Bises,
Genie

Randy said...

Beautiful piece of work.

JM said...

Gorgeous image, Genie! The awesome blurred background makes the light really pop.

Halcyon said...

Beautiful details!

Louis la Vache said...

Saint Etienne du Mont is one of «Louis'» favorite churches in Paris - or anywhere else, for that matter!